the Puppet Co.—Tickets to a Performance of Pinocchio on Family Day in Glen Echo—Sat, 4/28, 1pm (ages 5 & up)

TW Event

04/28/2012 - 1:00pm - 1:45pm

Appropriate for ages 5 & up

Half life-size rod puppets, performed in the Italian commedia dell’arte style, tell Carlo Collodi’s classic story of what it means to be “real.” Share the trials and tribulations of the little live puppet Pinocchio as he finds in one adventure after another that the “easy way” isn’t always the right way.This production of Pinocchio was originally produced at the Smithsonian Institution’s Puppet Theater in 1974. Make it a full day by enjoying Glen Echo Park’s annual "Family Day" with fun activities from 11am-4pm (info at

The company has made available 20 free tickets for children & one accompanying adult. Additional tickets at $10 available by calling 301-634-5380 or online at

Day of Event Contact: Erin Gifford, 301-229-1151

Hosted by the Puppet Co.

Glen Echo Park
7300 MacArthur Blvd.
Glen Echo, MD 20812

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